After spending a few days in Grand Marais, I’m not sure I’d trade the nuisance of Canada geese for the nuisance of gulls. Gulls are considerably more noisy, even at 6 am when I took the photo on the left.
And although I’ve not seen in happen here, they’ve been known to steal food right out of your hands (Wikipedia photo).
Grand Marais, MN is noted for being a picturesque town on the North Shore of Lake Superior but if you turn away from the harbor and just look at the buildings downtown, it’s pretty much an architectural disaster.
It makes me appreciate the beauty of downtown Northfield and its historic buildings, for example: